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Police believe female suspect among four killed in Sylhet is 'Morjina Begum' Police believe the female suspect among four killed in Sylhet militant den is 'Morjina Begum'. 2017-03-28 01:58:45.0

Government finding ways to cap stent prices in Bangladesh: DG health services Inspired by the Indian move, the Bangladesh government is also finding ways to cap the prices of stents used in cardiac surgery. 2017-03-28 01:50:57.0

Turkey’s prime minister calls his Bangladesh counterpart to condole deaths in Sylhet bomb blasts Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has made a phone call to his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina to express his country’s condolence in recent bomb blasts that killed six people in Sylhet. 2017-03-28 01:38:35.0

Trump son-in-law to testify on foreign contacts in Russia probe Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a top White House adviser, has volunteered to testify to a Senate committee probing whether Russia tried to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, the White House said on Monday. 2017-03-28 01:36:17.0

Philippines aims to include casinos in dirty money law this year: Senator The Philippines could tighten its money laundering law this year to cover casinos, its top lawmaker said on Monday, in a move aimed at plugging loopholes that allowed $81 million stolen from Bangladesh Bank's account at Federal Reserve Bank of New York to pass through Manila gaming venues. 2017-03-28 01:19:22.0

Raushon Ershad blames lack of jobs for youths for rising militancy in Bangladesh Raushon Ershad has blamed the lack of employment for the recent rise in militant activities in Bangladesh. 2017-03-28 00:19:38.0

Doval’s obsession with China made India go for regime change in Sri Lanka: Gotabaya India’s National Security Advisor Ajit Doval’s obsession with China led to India’s working for a regime change in Sri Lanka in 2014, the island nation’s former defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has said. 2017-03-28 00:03:20.0

Gold coin worth $4 million stolen from Berlin museum A Canadian gold coin named "Big Maple Leaf" which bears the image of Queen Elizabeth II was stolen in the early hours of Monday morning from Berlin's Bode Museum. 2017-03-27 22:40:39.0

'Distressed' by anti-terror crackdown, 'BNP is trying to save' militants, PM says Those who suffer from ‘mental agony’ for the crackdown on militancy are 'trying to save the militants by misleading people', Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said in a veiled reference to BNP leaders' criticism about the drives against terrorists. 2017-03-27 22:36:30.0

HuJI leader Mufti Hannan seeks clemency from the President Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami (HuJI) chief Mufti Hannan has sought presidential clemency as a last resort to save himself. 2017-03-27 22:08:02.0

Nadal wins in 1000th match, Raonic withdraws Rafa Nadal celebrated his 1,000th tour level match with a come-from-behind victory over German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber to reach the fourth round of the Miami Open on Sunday 2017-03-27 21:10:57.0

Member of European Parliament stresses liberal and open democracy to combat terrorism A visiting Member of European Parliament, Arne Lietz, has stressed “liberal and open democracy” to combat terrorism which he said became a “global issue”. 2017-03-27 21:08:28.0

Buoyant Bangladesh primed to secure first ODI series against Sri Lanka After a fascinating show in the opening match, Bangladesh go into the second ODI looking to wrap up their maiden series win against Sri Lanka. 2017-03-27 21:04:45.0

United Airlines bars teenage girls in leggings from flight Two teenage girls wearing leggings were barred from boarding a United Airlines flight on Sunday because they did not meet a dress code for special pass travelers, a company spokesman said amid a furor on social media. 2017-03-27 20:39:33.0

Bangladesh-UK first ‘strategic dialogue’ on Tuesday The first-ever ‘strategic dialogue’ between Bangladesh and the UK will be held in Dhaka on Wednesday. 2017-03-27 20:24:25.0

British Institution for Civil Engineers recognises two Bangladesh engineers Two Bangladeshi engineers have been recognised by awarding fellowship of the globally acclaimed profession body, the British Institution of Civil Engineers. 2017-03-27 19:58:13.0

Russian opposition leader Navalny jailed for 15 days over protest A court on Monday sentenced Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny to 15 days in prison, saying he had disobeyed a police officer during an anti-government protest in Moscow the previous day. 2017-03-27 19:47:26.0

Four suspects dead inside Sylhet's terror den, army to continue operation Para-commandos have finished the siege at Sylhet's Shibbari, killing at least four militants holed up there. 2017-03-27 19:38:03.0

BNP softens stance against Chief Election Commissioner Nurul Huda BNP has softened its stance for Chief Election Commissioner KM Nurul Huda whom they previously called “subservient to the ruling Awami League.” 2017-03-27 19:30:31.0

Shibbari siege must end sooner to deny militants a psychological victory What explains the army's silence over 'Operation Twilight' on Monday is a question being asked by those covering or following the para-commando operation with some interest. 2017-03-27 19:02:49.0

Indian visa rules for Bangladeshis relaxed further The India visa application submission rules for Bangladeshis have been relaxed further to “liberalise, streamline and ease access” to visa, says the Indian High Commission. 2017-03-27 18:54:10.0

India close in on win after Jadeja's allround brilliance Ravindra Jadeja struck a fifty to give India a handy first innings lead before returning to claim three Australian wickets as the home side stood 87 runs away from a series-clinching victory in the fourth and final Test on Monday. 2017-03-27 18:46:22.0

Kremlin rejects US, EU calls to free detained opposition protesters The Kremlin on Monday rejected calls by the United States and the European Union to release opposition protesters detained during what it said were illegal demonstrations the previous day and accused organizers of paying teenagers to attend. 2017-03-27 18:20:19.0

SC orders more security for court officials amid increased militant activities The Supreme Court has ordered authorities to heighten safety measures for court officials amid a recent rise of terror attacks. 2017-03-27 18:12:49.0

Shoaib and Shadab lead Pakistan to opening win over Windies Shoaib Malik made a composed unbeaten 38 to lead Pakistan to a six-wicket victory over West Indies in Barbados on Sunday in the first of four Twenty20 internationals. 2017-03-27 17:57:06.0